carlyc
carlyc,
Stanford
B.A., Psychology
:)
Features Included
1
Essays
0
Schools
1
Scores
2
Advice
0
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Scarsdale, New York
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Decision
Class of2016
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
Tap/click a school logo above to view essays and advice specific to that school.

Stanford University (Stanford, CA)

Applied for a B.A. in Psychology

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

These essays haven't been tagged by school. Click school logos above to see tagged essays.

Personal Statement
522 Words
Creative personal story
• Oxy: from the Greek, meaning “sharp”—I can be conscientious, brilliant, focused, and relentless. • Moron: also from the Greek, meaning, duh, “dull”—I can be flaky, lackadaisical, illogical, and impulsive. Apparently, I am an oxymoron. More than a couple of people have said, “Hey, aren’t you in the wrong room?” when I first enter a college-level BC Calculus or Macroeconomics class. It’s a fair question; I have been known to lock my keys inside my car (twice in...
Read more...

General Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
87 Words
The campus and weather are absolutely beautiful, and the kinds of students that go here are amazing. Not only is it incredibly diverse in the best...
Read more...
What set me apart from other applicants
74 Words
My essays were very "out-there". I had good grades and test scores, but I think that the main thing that made me...
Read more...

High School Performance

GPA
3.80
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic

Test Scores

Highest ACT
35
 
ACT Score Details
 

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

Experience & Awards

Similar Profiles

tvachovsky
Stanford


Accepted to Stanford

Tina misses the planet Pluto and never knows what her art means. She spends her time eating Bulgarian food and considering the white imperialist lens through which America views the world. Her goals in life include breaking gender barriers and owning dogs.
Meredith Marks
Stanford


Accepted to Stanford

Stanford Computer Science student from a small farm town in the Midwest.
chbooklover
Stanford


Accepted to Stanford, UChicago, Columbia, WashU

PNW native currently attending Stanford. I love cats, working with kids, and creative writing.
vrpuma
Stanford


Accepted to Stanford, UCLA, USC, UCSD, Duke

International Relations major with an interest in just about everything
LehuaMD
Stanford


Accepted to Stanford, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Wellesley, Pomona, Gonzaga, U of Portland

I came from a family without a lot of resources and/or knowledge about the college admissions process and am looking to pay it forward!